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Featured Stories
A Letter from the Publishers - June/July 2014Linda & Moe Hafizi
The beauty of summer is abundant in the Santa Clarita Valley, and there’s much to do now that the warm weather...Read More >>
Great Escape
Fall in Love with the Heart of Dixie Mobile Bay,...Stephanie Struyck Elgin
Just a few months ago, I made my way to Mobile, Alabama with a team of writers from all over the...Read More >>
Cover Story
There’s a New Chief in Town Introducing Captain Roosevelt JohnsonStephanie Struyck Elgin
Born and raised in Port Arthur, Texas, Captain Roosevelt Johnson enlisted in the United States Navy just after graduating high school. ...Read More >>
Creme Da Le Creme
Fashion Fun on the Catwalk!Stephanie Struyck Elgin
Hundreds of guests cheered as their favorite men and women of the Santa Clarita Valley hit the catwalk for the 2014...Read More >>
Love Story
Nearly Three Decades of Love Scott and Vanessa WilkStephanie Struyck Elgin
It was in Rancho Mirage, a city just 100 miles east of Los Angeles, when the two met.  Vanessa was hired...Read More >>
Looking Back
A Legacy of Commitment and Leadership Saying Farewell to Jim...Stephanie Struyck Elgin
For more than 30 years, Jim Ventress has been mentoring children, dedicating his time and energy to improving the lives of...Read More >>
They Call Her Mum ... Racquel “Rocky” TurnerStephanie Struyck Elgin
She is beautiful on the inside and out, and there are no better words to describe her other than selfless and...Read More >>
Meet Our Newest Councilmember Dante AcostaStephanie Struyck Elgin
On April 8, 2014, residents of the Santa Clarita Valley came out to vote for the City Council election, where three...Read More >>
Dancing for Charity Tickets Now On Sale!élite Magazine
Dust off those dancing shoes, the Dancing With Our Stars event is back and better than ever!  With a new date...Read More >>
Current Issue Articles
Calendar of Events – June/July 2014élite MagazineLooking for cool things to do in Santa Clarita? Whether you’re just stopping by or have lived here for...Read More >>
Everything About Outdoor LivingEverything About Outdoor LivingStephanie Struyck ElginWith the beautiful weather we have in Santa Clarita, it’s no surprise that residents spend most of their time outdoors. ...Read More >>
Everything About KidsEverything About Kidsélite MagazineWhile you may be counting down the days until school starts again, your kids have probably spent the last month...Read More >>
Creme Da Le Creme
Enjoying the Tastes of the Town!Enjoying the Tastes of the Town!Stephanie Struyck ElginIt was a warm Sunday afternoon as thousands of guests gathered at the Santa Clarita Valley Child & Family Center’s...Read More >>
Love Story
Keeping the Flame Lit - Eve & Eddie BushmanKeeping the Flame Lit - Eve & Eddie BushmanStephanie Struyck ElginIt was at a disco, back in the early 1980’when the two met.  He asked her to dance, and she...Read More >>
Summertime BeautySummertime BeautyStephanie JimenezSummer is the season of carefree days, easy styling and no-fuss makeup, right?  Well, when you live in Santa Clarita...Read More >>
Wine & Food
To Oak This Summer or Not to Oak? Is That the Question?To Oak This Summer or Not to Oak? Is That...Eve BushmanI’ve written about wine-based cocktails and cool martinis in this column for our past summer issues.  But what about the...Read More >>
Gardens of Love, Hope and HonorGardens of Love, Hope and HonorStephanie Struyck ElginOn November 13, 2004, PFC Cole William Larsen paid the ultimate sacrifice for his country while serving overseas in Iraq. ...Read More >>
A Love for the Arts Jerry DanielsenA Love for the Arts Jerry DanielsenStephanie Struyck Elgin While Jerry may have been born in Iowa, his roots are clearly imbedded in Santa Clarita, moving here in the...Read More >>